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Assistant Team Manager - Community Mental Health Team

  • Salary: Up to £35 per hour
  • Location: South West London, London
  • Date posted: 26-07-2018
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00003663_1532603059

A highly respected Community Mental Health Social Work Team in West London is looking for an experienced Assistant Team Manager to join to join their Mental Health Social Work service. This team prides itself on the fact that it is no longer integrated with Health and is therefore a team purely focused on Social Work. This team is expanding and has had funding released for extra staff, so it's a brilliant time to get involved.

Benefits for you as the Assistant Team Manager:

  • The opportunity to work in a highly desirable West-London Borough.
  • A job in a reputable local authority with low staff-turnover.
  • An excellent hourly pay rate of £35-£37 per hour (pending interview performance)

Your responsibilities as the Senior Social Worker:

  • To oversee a team of Social Workers and manage performance with KPIs.
  • To provide supervision, training and feedback to staff.
  • Deputise for the Team Manager when required.
  • To help manage the AMHP duty rota.
  • To carry out statutory functions under the Mental Health Act 1983.

Requirements of you as the Senior Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW).
  • Four years of experience within Mental Health Social Work.
  • Two years of experience working in Social Work Management.
  • You must be able to start work within 2 weeks.

Location: Central London

Rate: £35-£37 per hour

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Marcus Burns on 0118 948 5555 for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details.

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